The Southminster Presbyterian Church 2016 mission trip will be to Pine Ridge Indian Reservation in South Dakota, departing on July 24th and returning on July 30th (or 31st depending on if the drivers decide to stay overnight somewhere).
We will be staying at the Presbyterian-Lutheran Pine Ridge Retreat Center, hosted by Makasan Presbyterian Church. In addition to experiencing a different culture, we will be doing a variety of serving and activities, such as children ministry, cleaning yards, painting, gardening, playground structure assembly, and learning by having evening speakers, and visiting Wounded knee and Mount Rushmore.
Our current estimated total cost for the mission trip is around $15,200 and about 24 (or more) youth and adults participating.
The Fundraising Goal is the for cost of playground equipment which the mission team will be installing for the community of Pine Ridge.